FLORENCE M., 89
Manchester, NJ - Florence M Siemers, 89, of Manchester died Friday January 3, 2014 at home.
She was an LPN for Bergen Pines Hospital, Paramus for over 20 years before retiring in 1986. Born in Manhattan, she resided in Ocala, FL for 20 years before moving to Manchester almost two years ago.
She was a founding member of the Washington Twp Ambulance Corp, and a Library Volunteer, and a Timber Ridge Nursing Home Volunteer in Ocala, FL. She was also a CCD Assistant and Reader at St. Jude Church in Ocala, FL and an avid reader.
She is predeceased by her husband William P. Jr., in 2004. Surviving are her sons, William P. III and wife Maryann of Somerset; James P. of GA; and Michael and his wife Shelley of Howell; daughter Mary-Ellen Siemers of Manchester; five grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.
Visitation is Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Oliverie Funeral Home, 2925 Ridgeway Rd., Manchester, NJ. Funeral Liturgy is Thursday, 9 AM at St John's Church, Lakehurst with interment to follow at Mary Rest Cemetery, Mahwah.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Leukemia/Lymphoma Society, 14 Commerce Dr., Cranford, NJ 07016. To obtain directions, or to send online condolences, please visit our website at:
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Jan. 5 to Jan. 6, 2014